What are Essential Oils?

Essential oils are volatile and liquid aroma compounds extracted from natural sources typically through steam/water distillation. In certain cases few essential oils are extracted through cold pressing and solvent extraction techniques.

List of Found Essential Oils and Their Botanical Names:

Today, there are more than 100 known types of essential oils, each of them having their own unique properties and aroma.

Ambrette Seed Hibiscus abelmoschus
Angelica Angelica archangelica
Anise Pimpinella anisum
Atlas Cedar Cedrus atlantica
Balsam Copaiba Copaifera officinalis
Balsam Peru Myroxylon pereirae
Balsam Tolu Myroxylon balsamum
Bay Laurel Laurus nobilis
Basil Ocimum basilicum var.Linalool
Benzoin Styrax benzoin
Bergamot Citrus bergamia
Bergamot Mint Mentha citrata
Black Pepper Piper nigrum
Blue Tansy Tanacetum annuum
Camphor White Cinnamomum camphora (Bark)
Cardamom Elettaria cardamomum
Carrot Daucua carota
Cassia Cinnamomum cassia
Cedar Red Thuja plicata
Cedar Leaf (Thuja) Thuja occidentalis
Cedarwood (Atlas Cedar) Cedrus atlantica
Chamomile Cape Eriocephalus punctulatus
Chamomile German (Blue) Matricaria recutita or Chamaemelum matricaria
Chamomile Morrocan (Blue Tansy) Tanacetum annuum
Chamomile Roman Anthemis nobilis or Chamaemelum nobile
Cinnamon Bark Cinnamomum verum
Cinnamon Leaf Cinnamomum zeylanicum
Cistus (Labdanum) (Rock Rose) Cistus ladaniferus
Citronella Cymbopogon nardus
Clary Sage Salvia sclarea
Clove Syzygium aromaticum
Cocoa Theobroma cacao
Coriander Coriandrum savitum
Cumin Cuminum cyminum
Cypress Cupressus sempervirens
Cypress Blue Callitris intratropica
Davana Artemisia pallens
Elemi Canarium luzonicum
Eucalyptus Eucalyptus globulus
Eucalyptus Lemon Eucalyptus citriodora
Eucalyptus Radiata Eucalyptus radiata
Eucalyptus Staigeriana or Balm Eucalyptus Staigeriana
Fennel Foeniculum vulgare
Fir Balsam Abies balsamea
Fir Silver Abies alba
Fir Douglas Pseudotsuga menziesii
Fir Grand Abies grandis
Frankincense (Olibanum) Boswellia carterii or serrata or frareana
Galbanum Ferula gummosa
Geranium Pelargonium graveolens
Ginger Zingiber officinale
Grapefruit Citrus paradisii
Helichrysum (Everlasting or Immortelle) Helichrysum italicum
Hyssop Hyssopus officinalis
Inula Inula graveolens
Jasmine Jasminum officinale
Juniper Berry Juniperus communis
Khella Amni visnaga
Kunzea Kunzea ambigua
Lavender Lavandula angustifolia / officinale
Lavendin Lavandula x hybrida
Lemon Citrus limonum
Lemon Myrtle Backhousia citriodora
Lemon Tea Tree Leptospermum petersonii
Lemon Verbena (Vervaine) Aloysia citriodora
Lemongrass Cymbopogon flexuosus
Lime Citrus aurantifolia
Linden Blossom Tilia cordata
Litsea (May Chang) Litsea cubeba
Lotus White Nymphaea lotus
Mandarin Citrus reticulata or deliciosa
Manuka (New Zealand Tea Tree) Leptospermum scoparium
Mastick Lentiscus pistachius
May Chang Litsea cubeba
Melissa (Lemon Balm) Melissa officinalis
Marjoram Origanum majorana
Mimosa Acacia dealbata
Monarda (Bee Balm) Monarda fistulosa
MQV (niaouli nerol type AKA Nerolina) Melaleuca quinquenervia veridiflora
Myrrh Commiphora myrrha
Myrtle Myrtus communis
Myrtle Lemon Backhousia citriodora
Neroli (Orange Blossom) Citrus aurantium var.Amara
Nerolina Melaleuca quinquenervia veridiflora
Niaouli Melaleuca quinquenervia
Nutmeg Myristica fragrans
Orange Citrus sinensis
Oregano Origanum vulgare var.Carvacrol
Owyhee Artemesia ludoviciana
Palmarosa Cymbopogon martinii
Patchouli Pogostemon cablin
Pepper Black Piper nigrum
Peppermint Mentha piperita
Petitgrain Bigarade Citrus aurantium var.Amara
Pine Sylvester (Scotch Pine) Pinus sylvestris
Ravensara Ravensara aromatica
Ravintsara Cinnamomum camphora (Leaf)
Rock Rose (Cistus) (Labdanum) Cistus ladaniferus
Rosalina (Lavender Tea Tree) Melaleuca ericifolia
Rose Damask (Otto) Rosa damascena
Rose Moroc Rosa centifolia
Rosemary Rosmarinus officinalis
Rosemary Verbenone Rosmarinus officinalis var.Verbenon
Rosewood Aniba rosaeodora
Sage Salvia officinalis
Sandalwood Australian Santalum spicatum
Sandalwood Indian Santalum album
Spearmint Mentha spicata
Spikenard Nardostachys jatamansi
Spruce Black Picea mariana
St Johnswort Hypericum perforatum
Tamanu (Foraha) Calophyllum inophyllum
Tangerine Citrus reticulata or nobilis
Tansy Blue Tanacetum annuum
Tarragon Artemisia dracunculus
Tea Tree Melaleuca alternifolia
Tea Tree Lavender (Rosalina) Melaleuca ericifolia
Tea Tree Lemon Leptospermum petersonii
Tea Tree New Zealand (Manuka) Leptospermum scoparium
Thyme Linalool Thymus vulgaris var.Linalool
Valerian Valeriana officinalis
Vanilla Vanilla planifolia
Vervaine (Lemon Verbena) Aloysia citriodora
Vetiver Vetiveria zizanoides
Violet Leaf Viola odorata
Vitex Vitex agnus castus
White Lotus Nymphaea lotus
Wintergreen Gaultheria procumbens
Yarrow Achillea millefolium
Ylang Ylang Cananga odorata var.Genuana